2023-2024 / PSYC5834-1

Cognitive neuroscience (part 2 - brain imagery)


30h Th

Number of credits

 Master in psychology (120 ECTS)3 crédits 


Fabienne Collette, Arnaud D'Argembeau


Fabienne Collette

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the first semester, review in January


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

Presentation of the various techniques currently in use in functional brain imaging. Technical presentations will be illustrated in different cognitive domains (memory, language, case studies, ...)

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

Following this course, the student will be able: - to understand the principles of the main neuroimaging techniques that are currently used in cognitive neuroscience - to criticize methodological aspects (e.g., experimental design) of cognitive neuroimaging studies

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Reading of articles that used functional neuroimaging techniques, especially with regard to their methodological aspects.

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Remote course

Additional information:

Reading of articles

Recommended or required readings

Related scientific papers and slide presentations will be made available

Written work / report

Additional information:

Reading of articles + report

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course


f.collette@ulg.ac.be a.dargembeau@ulg.ac.be

Association of one or more MOOCs

There is no MOOC associated with this course.